The best Chromebooks in the world - reviewed

The Google-powered cheapo laptops are coming of age. But which is best?
The best cheap chromebook laptops

The best cheap chromebook laptops

Google's certainly having the last laugh with its Chromebooks.

Initially brushed off as severely crippled laptops, the search engine giant has sold 5 million of the things this year and there are great things predicted for their future.

It's not hard to see why they're winning over the general public: they all boot up in less than 10 seconds, they're fairly immune to viruses, and they're so simple that even your Gran can use one without breaking it.

Google's strict design guidelines mean that there's not a huge amount of variation between Chromebooks, particularly when it comes to components, but that also makes direct comparison pretty straightforward. So we've done exactly that here.

If you’re in the market for a Chromebook, this is the only test you need to read.

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